Advertisements



Analysis: Obama solved one economic crisis, but another haunts him

How the president saved the economy, but not the middle class If you worked a factory shift in Michigan in January 2009, when Barack Obama assumed the office of the presidency, you were wrestling with two manners of economic crisis. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 11th, 2017

Analysis: Obama solved one economic crisis. It"s the second that haunts him.

How the president saved the economy, but not the middle class If you worked a factory shift in Michigan in January 2009, when Barack Obama assumed the office of the presidency, you were wrestling with two manners of economic crisis. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 11th, 2017

Financial Crisis, Regulatory Agenda Shaped Obama"s Economic Legacy

President Barack Obama took office in the middle of a financial crisis with Corporate America .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 18th, 2017

Barack Obama lights National Christmas Tree for final time

Obama reflected on his years in office and said the US is a country that has come back from economic crisis, wars and national tragedies.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 2nd, 2016

Obama says U.S. stands "shoulder to shoulder" with Greece

President Barack Obama said on Tuesday the U.S. stood 'shoulder to shoulder' with Greece, acknowledging the crisis-hit country had made progress on economic adjustment, but had challenges ahead. It has been the policy of my administration to do everything.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 15th, 2016

Political Risk Analysis: Is Venezuela Now Entering A Full-Blown Political Crisis?

Venezuela is facing down a seemingly insurmountable mix of political and economic problems. The country’s economy is expected to contract by nearly 10% in 2016, inflation is spiraling out of control, and the government has not proposed any solution to t.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesOct 28th, 2016

L.A. ballot measure would make housing affordability crisis worse, opponents" study finds

A Los Angeles ballot measure pitched as a way to provide good jobs and less expensive housing would instead worsen the city’s affordability crisis, according to an economic analysis released Thursday by the measure’s critics. The study targets Measure.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesOct 20th, 2016

Housing ballot measure would worsen affordability crisis, study funded by opponents concludes

A Los Angeles ballot measure pitched as a way to provide good jobs and less expensive housing would instead worsen the city’s affordability crisis, according to an economic analysis released Thursday by the measure’s critics. The study targets Mea.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesOct 20th, 2016

The Brexit Crisis Isn’t Over Yet

All doomsayers are wrong until they’re not. World authorities from President Barack Obama to International Monetary Fund head Christine Lagarde all warned the U.K. of economic disaster if it chose to leave the EU. But the first hard statistics comin.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 23rd, 2016

Albert Edwards: The European Migrant Crisis Is A Disaster But Not For The Reasons You Think

Societe General’s perma-bear Albert Edwards is a widely read bank analyst because he looks at the world with an apparent mathematical mind, searching for truth and not considering politically restrictive niceties when providing economic analysis. In tra.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkSep 22nd, 2016

Larry Summers Argues Big Banks Losing Value

Big banks are no safer now than they were before the financial crisis, according to a new analysis by a Harvard duo that includes former White House economic advisor Larry Summers. Not only does the paper assert that the possibility of a too-big-to-fail s.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseSep 15th, 2016

Economic Preview: U.S. economy in first 100 days of Trump looks a lot like Obama economy

The U.S. economy’s performance in the first quarter of Donald Trump’s presidency looks an awful lot like the first quarter in Barack Obama’s last year in office: weak......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 24th, 2017

Will Trump"s tax plan pay for itself?

Stephen Moore, former economic adviser for the Trump campaign, and Austan Goolsbee, former economic adviser for the Obama administration, debate whether tax cuts will spur economic growth......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnApr 24th, 2017

French Election Will Signal Nation"s Commitment to Economic Overhauls

Voters are picking between presidential candidates who blame the economic malaise on the EU or austerity measures. Yet France’s problems long predate the euro crisis and the austerity that followed......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 23rd, 2017

French Election Will Signal Nation"s Commitment to Economic Reform

Voters are picking between presidential candidates who blame the economic malaise on the EU or austerity measures. Yet France’s problems long predate the euro crisis and the austerity that followed......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjApr 23rd, 2017

US businesses getting hammered by Venezuela crisis

The political and economic crisis in Venezuela is costing US companies dearly, as General Motors can attest following the unexpected nationalization of its plant there......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 23rd, 2017

Economic Preview: U.S. economy under Trump looks a lot like ... Obama economy

The U.S. economy’s performance in the first quarter of Donald Trump’s presidency looks an awful lot like the first quarter in Barack Obama’s last year in office: weak......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 23rd, 2017

Global economy: Spring breaks through a political storm

Despite the populist backlash, economic recovery is at its strongest since the crisis.....»»

Category: topSource: ftApr 21st, 2017

Global economy: Spring pierces the political storm

Despite the populist backlash, economic recovery is at its strongest since the crisis.....»»

Category: topSource: ftApr 21st, 2017

The growing funding gap for state pensions puts millions at risk

Two new reports by the Pew Charitable Trusts suggest that state governments across the country are shortchanging their employee pension funds and aren’t adding enough money in emergency funding accounts to prepare for the next economic crisis........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 21st, 2017

GM Factory Seized in Venezuela: More Companies Flee as Economic Crisis Worsens

Zacks.....»»

Category: topSource: redinewsApr 20th, 2017